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Delhi Overview

With convenient international airport, transportation and other options, the capital of the country is attracting numerous tourists every year. It is a heritage filled place which is famous for its attractions linked with modernity, tradition, religion and culture of the land. Are you looking for a nightlife? You can find many hangout places, hotspots and interesting clubs to enjoy the night.

Best Time to Visit Delhi

Situated in the north India, this region enjoy extreme summer and winter season. The best time to visit is from October to February. The summer season starts in March and ends by July. During summer season, the temperature will be very high. If you are visiting during summer, dehydration is very common. Bring moisturizer, light clothing and drink lot of fluid. The rains start by July and ends by September. The temperature will still be humid during rainy season. The temperature can go as high as 35 degree C during monsoon season. Winter season is the tourism season here. The climate will be mild and showers are rare during this season. The temperature can go as low as 5 degree C during nighttime.

What to see/ Attractions of Delhi

Delhi is very much linked with the history of the country. Thus, you can find many interesting and unique attractions here. Top heritage spots to visit in Delhi are

  • Qutub Minar
  • Old Fort
  • Red Fort
  • Humayun's Tomb
  • Tughlaqabad Fort
  • India Gate

    Top Pilgrim spots in Delhi are

  • Lotus temple
  • Jama Masjid
  • ISKCON temple
  • Akshardham temple
  • Gurudwara Bangla Sahib

    Top natural attractions in Delhi are

  • Lodi gardens
  • Deer park
  • Mughal gardens
  • Zoological park of Delhi
  • Talkatora garden
  • Garden of five senses

Shopping in Delhi

Being a hub makes Delhi more accessible for traders of all kinds. This allows tourists to find many interesting souvenirs. Top shopping areas in Delhi are

  • Connaught Palace: Jewelry, clothes, electronic items and others
  • Palika Bazaar: Footwear, perfume, electronic items and others
  • Janpath: Antiques, clothing, leather work, painting and others
  • Sarojini Market: Clothing, kitchenware, household items and others
  • Lajpat Nagar Market: Clothing, bags, footwear, décor items and others
  • Karol Bagh Market: Cosmetics, gadgets and electronic items

How to Reach Delhi?

Delhi is served by an international airport located inside the city. It connects flights from many international destinations and all major local destinations. You can also reach India via Mumbai, Kolkata or Chennai International airport and choose a connecting flight to reach Delhi. Delhi is well connected with all parts of the country through road system and railhead. You can find frequent trains and buses from many major cities to Delhi. There are two main railway stations in Delhi. The New Delhi railway station and Old Delhi railway station connects the city with other major destinations like Bangalore, Hyderabad, Patna, Indore and others.You can hire cabs from surrounding cities to reach Delhi. Once inside the city, you can scale the place via metro, cabs, buses, autos or other transportation.You can find luxury boutique hotel to moderate budget hotels in Delhi. The demand for service goes sky-high during tourism season. If you are looking for a better-styled vacation, you can choose luxury trains like Maharajas Express for scaling Delhi and surrounding areas.